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Our Favourite Member Photographs: July 2019

Grey-headed Flying-fox - Echidna Walkabout Nature Tours

Flying Fox - July blog
Image credit: Echidna Walkabout Nature Tours (via Instagram: @echidnawalkabout_)

The Grey-headed Flying-fox is one of many wildlife sightings available in the East Gippsland region of Victoria. Echidna Walkabout Nature Tours offer multiple tours which visit this region.

Recommended tour: East Gippsland Wildlife Journey (4D/3N)

Southern Right Whale - Australian Coastal Safaris 

Southern Right Whale - July blog
Image credit: Australian Coastal Safaris (via Instagram: @auscoastsafaris)

Australian Coastal Safaris are enjoying some great Southern Right Whale sightings off the coast of South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula region. These whales have been passing through this region since May, as part of their annual migration.

Featured tour: Eyre Peninsula Winter Whale Watching and Wildlife Encounter (5D/5N) - available until September 14, 2019.

Humpback Whale - Exmouth Dive and Whalesharks Ningaloo

Humpback Whale - July blogImage credit: Exmouth Dive and Whalesharks Ningaloo (via Facebook: @exmouthdivingcentre)

Although best-known for the amazing Whale Shark experiences, the Ningaloo Reef provides a multitude of amazing marine wildlife encounters, including the Humpback Whale. Guests of Exmouth Dive and Whalesharks Ningaloo have been lucky enough to witness some fantastic sightings recently.

Recommended tour: Humpback Whale Swim and Watching (full day) - available from August 1 until October 31, 2019. 

Sacred Kingfisher - FNQ Nature Tours

Sacred Kingfisher - July blogImage credit: FNQ Nature Tours (via Instagram: @fnq_naturetours)

Located just out of Cairns, the Daintree Rainforest is home to a spectacular range of insects, birdlife, reptiles and more. FNQ Nature Tours take guests to some of the best viewing locations to experience sightings, like this one - one very successful Sacred Kingfisher!

Recommended tour: Daintree & Cape Tribulation Tour (2D/1N)

Australian Sea-lions - Exceptional Kangaroo Island

Seal Bay - July blogImage credit: Exceptional Kangaroo Island (via Instagram: @exceptionalkangarooisland)

Kangaroo Island’s Seal Bay is home to the world’s largest colony of Australian Sea-lions. A guided walk on the beach is one of the featured experiences offered as part of Exceptional Kangaroo Island’s Kangaroo Island In Style tour on a small group or private basis.

Recommended tour: Kangaroo Island In Style (2D/1N)

Humpback Whale - Naturaliste Charters

Humpback Whale - July blog
Image credit: Naturaliste Charters (via Facebook: @naturalistecharterswhalewatching)

Amazing aerial photography taken recently on one of Naturaliste Charters' Augusta Whale Watching cruises, based out of Western Australia's Margaret River region.

Recommended tour: Augusta Whale Watching - available until August 31, 2019.

Eastern Grey Kangaroos - Boutique Wildlife Tours

Eastern Grey Kangaroos - July blog
Image credit: Boutique Wildlife Tours (via Facebook: @boutiquetoursaustralia)

Guests travelling with Boutique Wildlife Tours were lucky enough to spot a couple of Eastern Grey Kangaroos from their vehicle. These day tours operate out of Sydney and take guests to the beautiful Southern Highlands of New South Wales.

Recommended tour: Southern Highlands Wildlife Day Tour

One of Maria Island's beautiful landscapes - The Maria Island Walk

Landscapes - July blog
Image credit: The Maria Island Walk (via Facebook: @mariaislandwalk)

It isn't all about the animals on Tasmania's Maria Island! In addition to the amazing creatures found on the island, there is some spectacular scenery to enjoy!

Recommended tour: Maria Island Winter Escape - available until August 31, 2019.